21 Awesome Things to Do This Week in Shanghai

By That's Shanghai, August 25, 2021

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Aug 25: Quiz Night


Shanghai's longest running quiz night is absolutely free to enter, with 10 rounds covering everything from current events, geography, history, pop culture, music, film and more. There are El Santo vouchers and three bottles of Prosecco up for grabs, and drinks are half price until 8pm, while food is half price all night long!
Every Wednesday, 7.30pm; Free Entry. El Santo, B/1, Found 158, 158 Julu Lu, by Ruijin Yi Lu 巨鹿路158号B1层, 近瑞金一路. See event listing.

Aug 26: LVER Ladies Night Dirty Dancing

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Thursday night, Bar Rouge is getting hot and sweaty on the dance floor at their Dirty Dancing La Vie en rose Ladies’ Night. There. Are. No. Rules.  
Aug 26, 8pm; Free entry for women, RMB150 for men.
Bar Rouge. 7F, 18 Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu, by Nanjing Dong Lu. 中山东一路18号7楼,近南京东路. See event listing.

Aug 27: Tanduay Blends

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Tanduay Blends is taking over Mayita and offering a special cocktail menu for the night.  
Aug 27, 7pm; RMB120 for two cocktails.
Mayita. 6F, 98 Shouning Lu, by Xizang Nan Lu. 寿宁路98号6楼,近西藏南路. See event listing.

Aug 27: Kaos: Art in the Underground

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Expect a fusion of local music with art, zines, poetry, fashion, tattoos and everything DIY. See art, buy art and even make art.
Aug 27, 8pm; Free entry.
C’s. 685 Dingxi Lu, by Yanan Xi Lu. 上海长宁区定西路685号,近延安西路. See event listing.

Aug 27: A-List Pop

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Guest singers Sookie and Wink are here to join Shake’s band for the night. Live music, dinner and cocktails all night.
Aug 27, 9.30pm; RMB100. Shake. 3F, 46 Maoming Nan Lu, by Jinxian Lu.
茂名南路46号3楼,近进贤路. See event listing.

Aug 27: COCARDE Night X Tictok

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Cocarde is going more industrial and techno by inviting Tictok. Enjoy this insane line up and percussion shows.   
Aug 27, 10pm; Free entry.
Celia. 709 Jiaozhou Lu. 胶州路709号. See event listing.

Aug 28: Ladies Who Tech Workshop: AR/VR Technology

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Augmented reality and virtual reality technologies are already widely used in everyone’s life to create more realistic and immersive visual experiences. Binnie Chen is here to share her knowledge with you at this workshop.
Aug 28, 2pm; Scan QR code for more information.
Planet One. L1-09, Sinar Mas Plaza, 588 Dongchangzhi Lu, Hongkou District, Shanghai. 上海虹口区东长治路588号白玉兰广场L1-09. See event listing.

Aug 28: Dance Through Zhujiajiao

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This party isn’t just about the music. This party is lined up with wicked drinks, delicious food and quality music in a stunning set of locations in Zhujiajiao water town, just an hour outside downtown Shanghai.
Aug 28, 2pm; Scan QR code for more information.
Zhujiajiao Ancient Town. 36 Meizhou Lu, by Xinfeng Lu. 美洲路36号,近新风路. See event listing.

Aug 28: Rose All Day


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Back by popular demand, it's time for Rose All Day, plus pink gin, rose cocktail and more.
Aug 28, 3.30pm; RMB100 for 3 drink tickets. Perch. Rm 107, 445 Jiangning Lu, by Wuding Lu.  江宁路445号107室, 近武定路.

Aug 28: The Cannery's Hawaiian Bloc Prty

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It's time for a luau at the Cannery with their wildest bloc party theme. The pool party starts at 2pm, plus Hawaiian food and tiki cocktails. Come for the bikini and muscle show, stay for the belly flop and beer pong. 
Aug 28, 2pm; Free entry. 
The Cannery. Rm 107, 445 Jiangning Lu, by Wuding Lu. 1107 Yuyuan Lu, by Jiangsu Lu. 址 愚园路1107号, 近江苏路

Aug 28: MET – Soundtuary de Oaxaca

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Come join this Soundtuary organized by MET featuring two stages with fantastic DJs. 
Aug 28, 3pm; RMB100 early bird, RMB180 at the door.
La Barra. 2F, Building 5, Lane 273 Jiaozhou Lu, by Xinzha Lu. 胶州路273开60号5幢2楼,近新闸路. See event listing.

Aug 28: #thefutureof [Endangered Species]

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Glam invites you to join in on a smart and thought-provoking conversation about the future of endangered species with the renowned young explorer, conservationist and photographer Binbin Li.
Aug 28, 4pm; RMB280. Glam. 7F, 5 Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu, by Guangdong Lu.
中山东一路5号7楼,近广东路. See event listing.

Aug 28: Back to School Skate Party

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Summer holiday flew by quickly, and before you know it, it's time for school again. Come enjoy this RIINK skate party before the school bell rings.
Aug 28, 7pm; Scan QR code for more information.
RIINK. Building 18, Room 102, 358 Kangding Lu, by Shaanxi Bei Lu. 静安区康定路358号陕康里18号楼102室. See event listing.

Aug 28: A Sin City Murder Mystery

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There was a victim, and you can help find the killer. During this party, everyone is a detective, and it is up to you to solve this mystery.
Aug 28, 8pm; RMB100.
Antique Garden Café. 44 Sinan Lu, by Xiangshang Lu. 思南路44号,近香山路. See event listing.

Aug 28: Love Bang ‘Energy’ Compilation Release Party

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Sound is energy. This party will guarantee fun times and mind-melting visuals. The night will power on until all energy reserves are depleted.
Aug 28, 9pm; RMB80.
Elevator. B1, No. 265 Nandan Dong Lu, by Caoxi Bei Lu. 南丹东路265号地下一层,近漕溪北路. See event listing.

Aug 28: Diva Vol. 2: Kylie Minogue

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To all the Kylie lovers! In cooperation with Plastic, Kylie Minogue Diva Party Volume 2 will be all about the crazy diva-vicious shakers on the dance floor.
Aug 28; Free entry.
Le Café des Stagiaires. Found 158, 158 Julu Lu, by Ruijin Yi Lu. 巨鹿路158号Found 158,近瑞金一路. See event listing.

Aug 28: Wakanda Night

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This month’s Wakanda party will be with DJ Moogie, Painkilla, Chunx and Popz, who will be hitting great vibes all night. 
Aug 28; Free entry.
Cyclo. 158 Julu Lu, Found 158, by Ruijin Yi Lu. 巨鹿路158号Found 158,近瑞金一路. See event listing.

Aug 29: Pinoy Boodle Fight

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Get ready to eat and fill your tummy with delicious food by Chef Noemie of Sunday Batch and Chef Opalyn of Aunty Baby’s.
Aug 29, 11am; RMB350.
Perch. Room 107, 445 Jiangning Lu, by Wuding Lu. 江宁路445号107室,近武定路. See event listing.

Aug 29: Tropical Garden Lunch

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The Fellas Terrace is open for a special tropical lunch. For this particular occasion, Chef Andrea Rano has prepared a fresh and tropical flavored carpaccio selection just for you.
Aug 29, 12pm; Free entry.
The Fellas Terrace. 7F, 7 Yan’an Dong Lu, by Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu. 延安东路7号7楼,近中山东一路. See event listing.

Ongoing: Cages Sunday Brunch Buffet

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CAGES Breakfast is available every Sunday, and they have upgraded their buffet menu! Just RMB138 per adult (kids below 1.1m eat for free; between 1.1m to 1.4m 50% off), add RMB50 for a premium trip to the carving and sushi station, and RMB88 for free-flow Budweiser, Prosecco, White & Red Wine and more!
Every Sunday, 11am; RMB138. Cages Bar and Sports. 3F, Jing’an Sports Center, 428 Jiangning Lu, by Wuding Lu. 江宁路428号静安体育中心3楼,近武定路.See event listing.

Looking forward...

Sep 2: Tacolicious Quiz Night


The newly relaunched Tacolicious Quiz is back in full swing. Join an eight-week, fortnightly quiz season with plenty of trivia fun, happy hour all night, and amazing prizes to be won. Scan the QR code on the flyer to register.

Sep 2, 7.30pm; FreeTacolicious, Room104-105, 34 Yuyao Lu, by Xikang Lu 地址  余姚路34号1幢104-105室, 近西康路

Sep 11: Oyster Party

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Join an all-you-can-eat of fresh oysters and live cooking stations. VUE Bar will also offer free flow of Jacob's Creek chardonnay. These always sell out, so make your reservation fast by scanning the QR!


Sep 11, 11.30am; Scan QR code for more information. VUE Bar. Hyatt on the Bund, Level 32, West Tower. 上海外滩茂悦大酒店,西楼32层.

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